Commodities: A safe haven


As the U.S. dollar continued to weaken in February, many traders turned to commodities, pushing the prices of oil, gold and soft commodities to all-time highs. The Absolute Return Commodities Index stormed ahead 3.76% for the month, to total 7.19% for the year so far.

AIS Capital Management posted strong returns across its portfolios. AIS Futures MAPP (3X-6X) Composite rose an impressive 29.12% in February, finishing up 48.18% for the first two months of the year, and AIS Gold Fund rose 17.98% for the month (42.59% year to date). Anglian Commodities Fund recouped some of its January loss